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'Courting with a Nosepeg', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1974

'Courting with a Nosepeg', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 19...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1974
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Snakes, fish and turtle

Snakes, fish and turtle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Printer's woodblock from an engraving by Samuel Thomas Gill of 'Bourke Street West in the Forenoon', 1864

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S.T. Gill collection
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Printing blocks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1864
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1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

Lois Grosse collection
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Commemorative badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Postcard featuring a photograph of large pitched camp of Mena, Egypt

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Egypt
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Therese Marie
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Page
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Glass bowl

Glass bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Grey fantail

Grey fantail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gregory David
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Convict love token from James Blanch

Convict love token from James Blanch

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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St George's Church, Heathfield Rd

St George's Church, Heathfield Rd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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1930
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The Thirsty Sand Frog

The Thirsty Sand Frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ralph Gumudul
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michelle Donald
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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Flute

Flute

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Woodwind instruments
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Troi Riveria (Three Rivers), Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gurrnhayu
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Mrs John Cumming, by Montagu Scott of Sydney

Mrs John Cumming, by Montagu Scott of Sydney

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Montagu Scott
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1870
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wangurru
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BONDI ON A HOLIDAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

BONDI ON A HOLIDAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse,

Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse, "Joy Bells ar...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of light blue satin finish elasticated stocking garters

Pair of light blue satin finish elasticated stocking garters

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Garters
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Lillian M. Francisco
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1918
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Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Lindsay Evans
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Family group

Family group

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977

Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Isl...

Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Ruined dashboard clock from Australian National Airways Avro X aircraft 'Southern Cloud', which crashed in 1931

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John Boddington collection
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Dashboard clocks
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Sydney Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian National Airways Limited
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1929
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Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Arrows
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Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen Yuendumu area ...'

Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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75th Anniversary of the arrival of the US Fleet in Sydney

75th Anniversary of the arrival of the US Fleet in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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1935
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Phillip
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Sterling silver helmet trophy awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Arthur 1928

Sterling silver helmet trophy awarded to Australian speedway...

Frank Arthur collection
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Trophies
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England
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Frank Arthur
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1927
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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1974
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Hyde Park Sydney N.S.W

Hyde Park Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.A.P.Rabbit Poison Laid here - This is no place for us. It's back to the Crown Lands

S.A.P.Rabbit Poison Laid here - This is no place for us. It'...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1906
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Bob Price
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Emanuel Brothers private ledger 1910 - 1958

Emanuel Brothers private ledger 1910 - 1958

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Peace

Peace

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Margaret Downs Station journal December 1933 - December 1947

Margaret Downs Station journal December 1933 - December 1947

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Beg!

Beg!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Athol Gardens, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Athol Gardens, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Cleminson
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1911
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25mm paint brush

25mm paint brush

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Paintbrushes
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Fly Agaric Mushroom, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 13 of 16]

Stereoscopic view card depicting a Fly Agaric Mushroom, from...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lily Karadeda
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Napurrula
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Gentiana Saxosa

Gentiana Saxosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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But Seriously Though!

But Seriously Though!

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge NSW. No. 2

Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge NSW. No. 2

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Oval wooden bowl

Oval wooden bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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COOGEE BEACH N.S.W

COOGEE BEACH N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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